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Need Advice On What's The Most Desirable Low RPM Range On A Wood Lathe

10-05-2014 03:04 PM by Targa

I am thinking about getting into wood turning but have a question about low c...

7 10-17-2014 01:05 PM
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10-14-2014 11:23 AM by 3285jeff

well I got my shopsmith out and started playing with it some today,,,i tried ...

3 10-14-2014 09:48 PM
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Which Jaws

10-14-2014 03:41 PM by Keith Sonefelt

I’ve got a Nova Chuck and it came with the 50MM jaws and the 25MM jaws....

1 10-14-2014 05:14 PM
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mini bird houses

10-13-2014 07:57 PM by johnintecumseh

Hey’s getting colder. time to get to the shop. question..I wi...

2 10-13-2014 08:35 PM
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10-08-2014 07:06 PM by 3285jeff

Well im back again,,,;lol,,,still undecided about getting a mini lathe,,,,i h...

8 10-12-2014 09:44 PM
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Oak bowls

10-11-2014 10:11 PM by Mark

I had a good score Thurs. My neighbor was cleaning out his place and came ac...

4 10-12-2014 09:07 PM
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nova comet mini lathe

10-09-2014 02:42 PM by 3285jeff

Can anyone tell me if they own a nova comet and how they like it and how it c...

2 10-11-2014 08:10 PM
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mini lathes

10-04-2014 06:30 PM by 3285jeff

Well i thought i had decided on getting a 70-100 rikon mini lathe,,,but i fou...

6 10-11-2014 09:31 AM
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Ca finish

10-07-2014 02:36 AM by Nubsnstubs

A couple weeks ago, I decided to finish a bowl with CA because of the amo...

13 10-09-2014 01:18 AM
View Evangogh's profile

A quick turning question - and an introduction I guess

10-06-2014 09:42 AM by Evangogh

Hey, all! I’m new to woodworking and am super excited about getting di...

16 10-07-2014 10:37 PM
View CSmithWoodturnings's profile

Drying Bowl Blanks

10-06-2014 05:24 PM by CSmithWoodturnings

Well, I’ve already posted one forum about microwaving, but I just came ...

2 10-07-2014 09:34 PM
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Delta 46-460 runs well, but all chucks have too much runout

09-14-2014 05:36 AM by Pault28

Hello all,I’m new to turning and just bought a used delta 46-460. The l...

22 10-07-2014 03:19 PM
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Picked up this lathe and tools from an estate sale in mid-Kansas. Can anyone help me with finding ch

10-06-2014 08:11 PM by Taknora

I found this at an estate sale in mid-Kansas. Can anyone help me find some ne...

3 10-07-2014 02:30 PM
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10-06-2014 05:02 PM by 3285jeff

I have a old craftsman sharping system that runs in water like the tormek,,,,...

1 10-06-2014 06:13 PM
View Arlin Eastman's profile

It has been awhile since I have posted some turnings

10-04-2014 09:58 PM by Arlin Eastman

Here are the recent ones both make for friends The vase is one of my favor...

32 10-06-2014 05:50 PM
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Bowl drying

02-23-2013 09:50 PM by RussellAP

I’ve been trying the microwave method of drying my bowls. I’ve do...

18 10-06-2014 05:15 PM
View DKV's profile

Wood Experts...I need some help.

09-30-2014 08:14 PM by DKV

I have decided to use rosewood for the dark side of my chess set I’m ma...

42 10-06-2014 04:44 PM
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work sharp

10-06-2014 02:44 PM by 3285jeff

I am getting a mini lathe and i didnt know if anyone has had any experience s...

1 10-06-2014 03:04 PM
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Metal inlay for drop spindles

10-05-2014 03:45 PM by SpindleMaker

I would like a little help. I am attempting to locate a source for chrome, b...

3 10-05-2014 08:30 PM
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Turning My First Chess Set...

10-05-2014 07:22 PM by DKV

Now that I’ve decided on Rosewood and Hard Maple I have started turning...

0 10-05-2014 07:22 PM

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